US Army Msg Robert Anthony Stein



The History

Msg Robert Stein was taken prisoner on December 2, 1950 in Korea.  He was killed in captivity on December 4, 1950.  He was 28 years old.



The Family

Msg. Robert Stein was from Utica, NY.  He was the son of Mrs. Mary Murphy Stein.


Picture Request

We don’t have any photos of this fallen soldier. Send us some to place here!


More Story

Msg Stein proudly served our country with the 57th Field Artillery Battalion, HQ BTRY, 7th Infantry Division of the United States Army.



And More

US Army Msg. Robert Stein was cited for heroism in both World War II and the Korean War.  His mother received the Bronze Star in recognition of her son’s bravery during the 1950 retreat in North Korea.  In World War II, while serving as a 1st Lt, he received a citation for Gallantry for remaining in the front lines to destroy communication equipment in the face of an enemy tank attack.


Wish to Donate in honor of US Army MSG Robert Anthony Stein?

Help Us Tell Our Soldier's Stories

We’re always looking for more pictures and information about our fallen soldiers of Oneida County. If you have anything you would like us to post to the site about a fallen soldier you knew then let us know!